ITEM # N115                            C.S. Tongue for the  " Richmond Arsenal  " Sword Belt Buckle. Tongue

                                                    shows Crude Southern Craftsmanship. This one is often called the

                                                    ( Bar Style ). Recovered near Brandy Station, Va.


ITEM # N25                                  U.S. / C.S. Cavalry Stirrup. This one has great metal and is in super nice

                                                       condition. It has been cleaned and coated. Dug Winchester, Va.



ITEM # N64                             U.S. Cavalry Cast Brass Boot Spur. This one is in excellent dug condition

                                                  with great Patina and Rowel. Early dig but have no provenance. Great

                                                  looking spur.


ITEM # N40                            Dug ' Pewter ' Ring. Interesting Ring with it's Mid-Evil appearance. Band

                                                appears to have no seam. Dug in the Confederate Trenches. Henrico,Va.


ITEM # N51                                        " S.N.Y. " State of New York Belt Plate. Battle weary and

                                                             missing hook this one still has Eye-Appeal. Excavated

                                                             long ago from the ' Five Forks ' Va. Battlefield.


ITEM # N36                              Triple Marked Pistol Cartridge Box. Box has some flaking to the outer cover

                                                   but leather remains very pliable with tight stitching and rivets. This one is

                                                   marked ( J.Davy & Co Newark, N.J.  T.J.Shepard and U.S. ) Nice Box.


ITEM # N56                      Confederate Cavalry Frame. Great looking Frame Buckle. Nice woods dug

                                           Green Patina without defects of any kind. Buckle is figure VIII-4 in Plates

                                           and ' Buckles of the American Military by Sydney Kerksis ' . Plate is the

                                           Thin Style and the rarest of these Plates. Dug near Bovina, Miss.


ITEM # N91                             " Dug C.S.4 " Confederate Cavalry Spur. By far the nicest I have had to

                                                   offer in a while. The Rowel is free turning, condition is Superb.   

                                                   Excavated Winchester, Va.   


ITEM # N65                                          Dug Wreath for the Two Piece C.S. Sword Belt Buckle.

                                                              Recovered from Dinwiddie Co, Va.   Bar measures

                                                             1.913 outside  1.610 inside. Wreath measures

                                                             1.937 outside  1.242 inside


ITEM # N11                                           Georgia militia Coat Button. Great button. Smooth brown

                                                                patina with no problems. This one is really nice.

                                                                Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                                $195.00                                                                          23mm


ITEM # N45                        1/6 Plate  Ambro Type of what appears to be a U.S. Dragoon or Artilleryman in

                                             Uniform with  Shoulder Scales, Eagle Buckle and a Fat Colt in His Belt. One

                                             bad looking cat.  All appear to be in Very Good condition.



ITEM # N37                       "  Triple Marked "   Cavalry Carbine Sling Buckle. Nice dark plate and

                                             a really good strike. The tongue's are froze in place. Recovered from

                                             Stafford, Va.



ITEM # N74                                                 Austrian Gun Tool. Recovered near Fredericksburg, Va.

                                                                     Nice dug condition.     


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ITEM # N114                              Carbine Sling Buckle. Great looking ( Double Marked ) Buckle. Recovered

                                                     near Fredericksburg, Va this one has a stamp you can see from across

                                                     the room and a nice dug patina. Buckle is marked

                                                     ( E.Gaylord Chicopee Mass & T.J.Shepard ).


ITEM # N13                                U.S. Buckle or Cartridge Box Plate. This one has been " Melted Out "

                                                     likely for field casting bullets. This was often done when supplies

                                                     were low. Plate has been cased and ready for display.

                                                     Excavated Virginia Campaign.



ITEM # N43                       Cavalry " Picket Pin " Crude made pin and believe it to be a Confederate

                                            Copy of the U.S.Pin. I have had several styles of these pins but never one

                                            this crudely made. The U.S.Pin at left is for comparison. Excavated near

                                            Fredericksburg, Va. 


ITEM # N22                                                       Candle Holder. Non - Dug and really nice.

                                                                            Out of a Northern Va, Estate.


ITEM # N21                               Dug " 1858 Jeff Davis Hat Pin ". Great Hardy Hat insignia with a smooth Dark Brown

                                                    Patina.You can't find them like this anymore. Excavated Western Theater.


ITEM # N124                           Dug U.S.Poncho Hook. Hook is super nice condition and loaded with gold.

                                                  Don't believe you can find one nicer. Excavated Virginia Campaign.


ITEM # N84                               "  Sixth Plate Daguerreotype."  Plate appears to be a U.S. Officer wearing

                                                     Shoulder & Belt Plates in a beautiful " Gutta Percha " case.


ITEM # N34                                       " U.S. Cavalry Cross Sabers ".  These were broken when dug. 75 %

                                                            were recovered in three sections and make a nice display.

                                                            Excavated Northern, Va.



ITEM # N105                      Coin Silver 'I'D Shield.( Pvt. J. Good  H Co  87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry ).

                                              John Good Enlisted Sept 19, 1861 in York Pennsylvania

                                             at the age of 19. Discharged Oct 14, 1864 Expiration Of Term.

                                             Noted Engagements : Mine Run, Wilderness, Cold Harbor, Petersburg,

                                             Winchester and others. Recovered by Robert Goodwyn in Petersburg, Va.

                                             The attachment pin is missing. Post War info has not been pursued.

                                             John Good survived the War for 3 years and would surly have stories to tell.




ITEM # N57                                      U.S. / C.S. Cavalryman's Stirrup. Iron " Boot Stirrup " in nice

                                                           excavated condition. Dug near Aylett, Va.



ITEM # N12                                         " Dug " Artillery Cannon Primer. This one still has the

                                                               wire attached. Excavated Northern,Virginia.



ITEM # N88                                     " Iron Stud " U.S.Buckle. Scarce buckle and not encountered often.

                                                          Recovered near White House Landing,Va. Buckle has iron studs

                                                          full lead back and section of Belt Leather remaining. Nice !!.


ITEM # N108                                     U.S. Eagle Shoulder Belt Plate. Great looking plate recovered many

                                                            years ago from the Battle Of Petersburg, Va. Nice Example.


ITEM # N104                                    Parrott White Metal Time Fuse Adapter.Good condition with

                                                           nice threads. Recoverey unknown.


ITEM # N23                                           U.S./C.S. Hat Letter. This is the small letter and has the lead

                                                               filled back. Attachment wire intact. These were used in

                                                              combination. Example 12 VA


ITEM # N76                                       U.C.V. Reunion Badge. Houston Texas 1920. Nice condition.


ITEM # N48                                  Snake Portion to an English Snake Buckle. I believe most of these

                                                      were imports for confederate usage but are known to have been

                                                      used by both armies. This one shows signs of heavy wear and is

                                                      the Single Head with scales pattern throughout. Nice condition.


ITEM # N77                                        U.C.V. Reunion Medal. Macon Georgia 1912. Great condition.


ITEM # N61                                 Confederate Cavalry Spur. Great looking spur dug in New Kent, Va

                                                      by Denis Pemberton. Spur has a nice green woods dug patina.



ITEM # N24                        Dug 1834 U.S. Non Commission Officer's Plate. Great looking plate with all

                                             hooks intact and really nice dug condition. Smooth face and full lead

                                             back. Plate was recovered many years ago from the Union Camps

                                             near Fredericksburg, Va.


ITEM # N2                                   Ohio Volunteer Militia Belt Plate. Great looking buckle dug with hooks.

                                                      Buckle has a slight under curve which can be seen in the photo and is

                                                      non distracting to this scarce plate. Excavated N. Virginia.


ITEM # N102                                  Brass Revolver Pocket Mold. Nice ( Dug Condition ) Pistol mold in what

                                                         appears to be about 31 Cal. Untouched, Uncleaned, As dug, Double

                                                         Cavity Mold. Unsure if mold is marked. Recovered by Bruce Deem

                                                         in a camp near Charles City Court House, Va. This piece will make a

                                                         nice addition to a Dug Revolver display.



ITEM # N73                                   Confederate " Medium  Wishbone " Frame Buckle. Another scarce

                                                        buckle and equally as rare as the Baby Frame. No defects or repairs

                                                        of any kind. Recovered from Fredericksburg, Va.


ITEM # N78                               Heart " Roller Buckle " Cover. This is the large Buckle Cover

                                                   and is in nice dug condition. Recovered Virginia Campaign.



ITEM # N10                               Double Cavity Revolver ( Round Ball ) Mold. This one appears to be about

                                                    36 & 31Caliber. Mold is in excellent condition. Out of an Orange Co, Va 



          ITEM # N20                                  * Southern Cross Of Honor * Great condition with a nice aged

                                                                 patina. Badge is unmarked. Attachment pin remains in place.


ITEM # N3                               1864  Naval  Watercap Fuse  with ' N.Y ' Stamp. Uncommon fuse. N.Y.

                                                  representing 'New York Depot' scarcer example of this 1864 fuse.

                                                  Fuse has a small push to the top flange. Nice condition.



ITEM # N83                                  Regulation Company Hat Letter F. Great condition without breaks,cracks

                                                      or repairs. Excavated near Fredericksburg, Va.


ITEM # N79                                    U.C.V. Badge. Atlanta, Ga. 1919. Badge displays  Gen. J.B.Gordon

                                                         on Horse. Great condition.



ITEM # N27                                Frankford Arsenal 1864 5 Second Fuzes. Package is unopened

                                                     and in great condition.


ITEM # N90                                    Confederate ' Large Wishbone ' Frame Buckle. Also known as the

                                                         ' Fork Tongue '  in excellent dug condition. Beautiful dark green

                                                         patina without defects or repairs of any kind. Great example dug

                                                         by David Manuel in Richmond, Va.


ITEM # N106                       Confederate ( Georgia Frame ) Waist Belt Plate. Excellent condition plate with 

                                              great patina and no problems of any kind. This one has a nice green patina

                                              and is a great example.  Sweet !!!. Excavated Orange, Va.


ITEM # N62                              U.S. Navy ' Mustard ' Jar.' Rare and Scarce ' bottle. Uncertain if this is

                                                   a Water or Pit recovery but remains in great shape. Verbal

                                                   provenance of Norfolk, Va.


ITEM # N42                                        1841 Musket Gun Wrench. Great non-excavated condition.



ITEM # N29                                   Dug 1834 U.S. N.C.O. or Bayonet Belt Plate. officer's Plate in great condition

                                                       with all hooks remaining and smooth face. Plate was excavated

                                                       many years ago and has the look. Provenance Unknown.



ITEM # N86                                       U.S. M -1851 Enlisted Man's Saber Belt Plate. Nice looking plate and

                                                            marked " U.S. Allegheny Arsenal "  Excavated Stafford Co, Va.



ITEM # N63                                    U.S. Cavalry ' Bit Boss ' or Rosette. This is the variant with Stippled

                                                         Face and Period between U.S. Excavated Virginia Campaign.


ITEM # N72                              Confederate " Baby  Wishbone "  Frame Buckle. Scarce buckle, and great

                                                   dug patina. Recovered from a C.S. Infantry Camp in New Kent Co, Va.

                                                   No breaks or repairs


ITEM # N87                                         Virginia Style C.S. Tongue & Wreath Sword Belt Buckle.   

                                                             Great looking buckle excavated from Brandy Station, Va.   

                                                             Brandy Station or ' Fleetwood  Hill '   was the largest cavalry

                                                             battle of the Civil War. Plate was dug together and is an

                                                             excellent example with matching patina and fit. It will be hard

                                                             to find one nicer.


ITEM # N31                                  Bullet In Wood. 69 Cal. Round Ball in a section of " Heart Pine " wood.

                                                       Clean and ready for display. Excavated near Charles City C.H., Va.


ITEM # N54                                 1842 69 Cal. Socket Bayonet. Great looking bayonet with very light

                                                      pitting and rust to the metal. Likely an early battlefield pickup or

                                                      barn recovery. Clear U.S. Stamp. Out of a Northern, Va Estate.



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ITEM # N55                                        U.C.V Medal.  1906 New Orleans. Nice condition,  missing pin.


ITEM # N28                                        U.S.Regulation Hat Letter ' A '. Great  excavated condition. No cracks

                                                             ,breaks or repairs. Dug in the Federal Camps at Brooke Station Va.


ITEM # N30                           U.S. M -1851 Enlisted Man's Saber Belt Plate. Great looking plate with patina

                                                and eye-appeal. Plate has a good portion of the " German Silver " Wreath

                                                intact. These were worn by Artillery as well the Cavalry. Great Plate..

                                                Excavated  Northern, Va.


ITEM # N59                                      Confederate Saddle Shield. This style is often found embossed

                                                           with the letters " C.S. ". This one is unmarked. Nice excavated

                                                           condition from Dinwiddie, Va.


ITEM # N35                              ' North Carolina Militia Coat Button'.Condition is excellent with lots of

                                                    Gold Wash and no problems of any kind. Variant with " Iron shank "

                                                    which are always missing. Solid button in all regards.

                                                   *S.A. Myers / Richmond, Va. BM.

                                                    $300.00                                                                                23mm